Atiku Rejects Presidential Election Result
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has rejected the results of last Saturday’s presidential election, following the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Atiku who described the election as a sham, also thanked Nigerians for exercising their civic duty last Saturday. A…
INEC Declares Buhari Winner
That Muhammadu Buhari of the APC, having satisfied the requirement of the law and scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared the winner and is returned elected.
INEC Shifts Presidential Polls By One Week
After a crucial meeting of the national commissioners of the Commission and its chairman, Professor Moshood Yakubu. The presidential election and the National Assembly elections have been shifted by one week. Nigerians will now have to wait till February 23, 2019, to elect the next president and federal legislators, while the governorship election will be…
Nigeria shuts Border for Presidential Election
The Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS has announced the closure of all land borders from 12 noon on Friday, February 15, 2019, till 12 noon on Sunday, February 17, 2019. According to a statement issued in Abuja, the Controller General of Immigration, CGI, Mohammed Babandede the closure is to restrict movement across the borders and…
FG Announces Mid Term Break For Schools Ahead of the Presidential Election
Ahead of the forth coming presidential election, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu has announced February 15 to 19 as midterm break for students in unity schools across the country. The break which is to enable parents have maximum time to go and cast their votes is only limited to the Presidential elections.
Abiola, June 12 And The Road Not Taken
By Dare Babarinsa Twenty-two years down the road, it is necessary to evaluate and understand the centrality of Chief Moshood Abiola’s sacrifice in bringing us the Fourth Republic. Chief Abiola was the winner of the June 12 1993 presidential election whose victory was voided by the military dictatorship of General Ibrahim Babangida. It was Abiola’s…
Presidential Election: APC wins in Kebbi State
LGAs: 21 NO of POLITICAL PARTIES: 14 REG. VOTERS: 1,457,763 ACCR VOTERS: 792,817 VALID VOTES: 677,003 VOTES CAST: 715,122 REJECTED VOTES: 38,119 AA: 214 AD: 450 ACPN: 361 ADC: 472 APA: 2685 APC: 567,883 CPP: 1794 HOPE: 213 KOWA: 448 NCP: 519 PDP: 100,972 PPN: 547 UDP: 207 UPP: 238
APC wins Yobe State Presidential Election
LGAs: 17 NO of POLITICAL PARTIES: 14 REG. VOTERS: 1,077,942 ACCR VOTERS: 520,127 VALID VOTES: 473,796 VOTES CAST: 491,767 REJECTED VOTES: 17,971 AA: 101 AD: 213 ACPN: 164 ADC: 112 APA: 632 APC: 446,265 CPP: 329 HOPE: 67 KOWA: 104 NCP: 120 PDP: 25,526 PPN: 101 UDP: 30 UPP: 32